Stan Mavridis

Stan is a highly qualified and experienced Sports Massage/Soft Tissue Therapist based in Bradford on Avon, UK.  His qualifications and certifications include CORE Myofascial Therapy and Structural Integration, Advanced Sports Massage, Active Isolated Stretching (A.I.S.), Neuromuscular Therapy and Kinesio Taping and Soft Tissue Release (STR).  He also holds a BSc. in Kinesiology from the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Stan has had the privilege of working with many world class athletes and individuals across a wide range of sports and from all walks of life.  He was part of the medical team as a volunteer therapist  for the London 2012 and Athens 2004 Olympic Games and has also worked the previous 2 Paralympic Games as the Soft Tissue Therapist for ParalympicsGB and British Athletics.  Stan has also previously worked as lead therapist for Team Bath (University of Bath).  Currently, in addition to his private practice, Stan contracts with the English Institute of Sport (EIS) where he works with British Swimming.


Stan is a former massage instructor at the Colorado School of Healing Arts (CSHA) which ranks as one of the leading massage training schools in the USA.  He is the developer/instructor of Myofascial release for Sports and Performance and the Advanced Soft Tissue Techniques masterclass workshops. He also teaches Active Isolated Stretching (AIS) seminars and has taught numerous workshops with his mentors, George Kousaleos and Aaron Mattes. 


Education and Qualifications

  • BSc. Kinesiology - University of Colorado
  • Certified Massage Therapist - Colorado School of Healing Arts (CSHA)
  • Certified Sports Massage Therapist
  • Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner
  • Certified Myofascial Therapist
  • Certified CORE Structural Integration Practitioner
  • Active Isolated Stretching Practitioner and Tutor.

World Para Athletics Championships 2017

Career Highlights

  • Paralympics Games (Rio 2016 & London 2012 )
  • Olympic Games (London '12, Athens '04)
  • World Para Athletics European Champs '16 & '18 (British Athletics)
  • World Para Athletics World Champs '15 & '17 (British Athletics)
  • Bobsleigh World Champs '13 (British Bobsleigh)
  • Bobsleigh European Champs '13 (British Bobsleigh)
  • British Athletics-ParaAthletics Program
  • British Bobsleigh ('13 World Cup Tour)
  • British Beach Volleyball
  • Team Bath Netball Superleague squad
  • English Institute for Sport (EIS)
  • England Netball
  • GB Modern Pentathlon
  • England Women's Rugby
  • NZ Silver Ferns Netball
  • Superstars TV show